Information on Conventions and Exhibitions

1.Venues for conventions and exhibitions

1. Exponor – Porto International Fair

The exhibition centre of Exponor – Porto International Fair has an area of 200 000 m², of which around 50 000 m² are indoor spaces. It has 6 exhibition halls of varying dimensions, an auditorium for 945 people, as well as 5000 m² of multi-purpose galleries and several rooms. It is also served by a parking lot with 2500 spaces.

It is a venue equipped with all the necessary infrastructures and facilities required to hold a wide range of events and fairs.

  • Location: Av. Dr. António Macedo, 574 – Leça da Palmeira, 4454-515 Matosinhos – Portugal
  • Phone: (+351) 2299814 00
  • Email:

Source: Exponor – Porto International Fair 


2. Alfândega do Porto Congress Centre

The Alfândega do Porto Congress Centre is part of the AMTC – Museum of Transports and Communications Association, founded on 21 February 1992 and a non-profit private institution, with 56 individual members and 25 institutional members.

The privileged location in the historical centre of the city, on the banks of the Douro River, and the dimension of the historical building recovered by Architect Eduardo Souto Moura, who won the Pritzker Prize, make this venue the ideal location for events, such as congresses, banquets, exhibitions, concerts, among others.

Source: Alfândega do Porto


Conventions, exhibitions and events


EXPOALIMENTA is a professional fair dedicated to all the companies that supply and support the food sector, covering a wide range of areas, from machinery, equipment and accessories for preparing, conditioning, packaging and processing to food and beverages.

  • Location: Exponor, Porto International Fair

Source: Exposalão



EXPOMECÂNICA became the new aftermarket destination and the event where the sector does business. From 7 to 9 May, the automotive replacement market presents, at Exponor – Porto International Fair, innovations and solutions in the areas of parts and systems, accessories, repair and maintenance, TI and service station management.

  • Location: Exponor, Porto International Fair

Source: Expomecânica 


3.Empack and Logistics & Automation Porto

Empack and Logistics & Automation Porto offers professional visitors from the packaging industry, warehousing, manipulation and logistics, the opportunity to meet with leading suppliers / exhibitors and to get in touch with them.

  • Location: Exponor, Porto International Fair

Source: Empack Porto 


4.QSP Summit

The QSP Summit asserts itself as the most outstanding Management and Marketing Conference in Europe, hosting global trendsetting leaders. Every year, several high quality topics relevant to the market are addressed. Contents that surely grab the audience’s attention with vibrant presentations and new market insights.

  • Location: Exponor, Porto International Fair
  • Phone: (+351) 916 252 000 / (+351) 226 108 552
  • Email:

Source: QSP Summit 


5.SIP – Porto Real Estate Salon 2021


  • To promote the national real estate offer, in particular that of the North region;
  • To promote the decentralisation of real estate investment together with potential international investors, in order to attract investment to less densely populated areas;
  • To promote the national real estate quality.
  • Location: Exponor, Porto International Fair
  • Phone: (+351) 210 967 871 / (+351) 932 582 866
  • Email:

Source: SIP – Porto Real Estate Salon  


6.MAQUISHOES – Machinery, Technology and Accessories for the Footwear Industry Fair and EXPOCOURO Fair – International Leather Fair

In November, Exponor will have the pleasure of presenting the 4th edition of MaquiShoes and the 21st edition of Expocouro, two trade fairs that are now joining forces with a new positioning and a new range of wider activities in the Leather Fashion industry.

  • Location: Exponor, Porto International Fair

Source: Exponor – Porto International Fair



Targeting especially the export market, the best fair of the Portuguese furniture and lighting sector, organized in a biennial format, was held in 2019, and now returns in 2021, at Export Home.

Since its origin, Export Home is the main showcase for the principal Portuguese furniture brands.

The undeniable quality of Portuguese furniture, together with the experiences that Porto has been offering to its visitors, are attractions that make Export Home the right place and the right time to establish business relationships and close deals with the main buyers in the sector.

  • Location: Exponor – Porto International Fair

Source: Exponor – Porto International Fair